Please join StudyMode to read the full document. When I was in high school, where we were engaged inpassive learning and instructed mostly about grammar rules for English; I lost interest in English, feeling it was just too hard for me. Even though I had a good understanding of English grammar, it did not help much. After I got into the university, I took a survival English class in a non-intensive institute. There, I found another way of learning English. I became interested in speaking in English to communicate with others.
Many classes that focus on or include public speaking require critique papers to help develop your understanding of what makes a speech effective. These steps will help you pen a thoughtful paper critiquing a classmate's or coworker's speech. Gather the notes you took during the speech and any guidelines you have for the length and breadth of the paper. If you have a recording of the speech, you may wish to listen to it a second time. Record your impressions and observations—what you liked, what you didn't like. Note the specific places where you felt confused, where your attention started to wander i.
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Last Updated: April 8, References. This article was co-authored by Maureen Taylor. She has been helping leaders, founders, and innovators in all sectors hone their messaging and delivery for over 25 years.